Past Event

The Sisterhood: How Black Women Writers Changed American Culture

February 6, 2024
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Buell Hall, 515 W. 116 St., New York, NY 10027 East Gallery

The Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race presents an evening in celebration of…

The Sisterhood: How a Network of Black Women Writers Changed American Culture (Columbia U.P., 2023)

A Conversation with the author, Courtney Thorsson (GSAS ’09)

And two members of the Sisterhood:

Margo Jefferson

Patricia Spears Jones

Moderated by Farah Jasmine Griffin


Co-sponsored by the Institute for Research in African American Studies, the Institute for the Study of Sexuality and Gender, the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society, the Department of English and Comparative Literature, the Columbia School of the Arts, the Barnard Department of Africana Studies, and the Barnard Center for Research on Women.


***RSVP Required. Please register here ***


Location: Buell Hall - East Gallery, Maison Francaise

Contact Information

Matthew Sandler